Cumberland Blasts Lawrenceville, 19-4


Published on March 29 2013 7:50 am
Last Updated on March 29 2013 7:50 am
Written by Millie Lange

GREENUP -- Cumberland High School blasted out 18 hits and scored 19 runs in trouncing Lawrenceville 19-4 in five innings via the 10-run rule in girls softball action Thursday.

The Pirates tallied four runs in the second and never looked back. Taylor Layton had a single, double and a grand slam. She finished with five RBI. Olivia Titus and Audrey Casey had solo shots each. Jasie McMechan had two singles, a triple and drove in three runs. Katie Poe had two doubles and Ashley Greger a single, two doubles and two RBI.

Cumberland improves to 3-0 and will host Mattoon in a doubleheader Saturday.

At Greenup

Lawrenceville           002    20    --      4-  5-3

Cumberland              041    41    --    19-18-1

(Cumberland linescore does not add up to 19)

WP -- Carlen.

Cumberland -- Thornton, 3 singles, 2 RBI; McMechan, 2 singles, triple, 3 RBI; Casey, home run, 1 RBI; Poe, 2 doubles; Titus, home run, 1 RBI; Seibert, 2 singles; Layton, single, double, home run, 5 RBI; Greger, single, 2 doubles, 2 RBI

In other games:

Casey-Westfield 7, Flora 2

Robinson 4, Oblong 0